# O level north west regional mock gce 2022 geography 1

### O level north west regional mock gce 2022 geography 1

O level north west regional mock gce 2022 geography 1

9. The process whereby water leaves,p
surface into the atmosphese durmg the day is,
A. Evaporation
B. Transpiration
C. Condensation
D. Vaporization –
—: :
10. What name is given to an area drained by a river
and its tributaries ? f
A. Drainage basin
B. Watershed
C. Catchment area
D. Drainage pattern __ :
11. Which layer of the atmosphere is responsible for
the making of weather and climate ?
A. Troposphere
B. Stratosphere
C. Mesosphere
D. Thermosphere
12. The hole of the funnel leading to the collecting
jar of a Rainguage must be small so as to
reduce:
A. The quantity of water into the jar
B. The rate of evaporation from the jar.
C. Water from splashing into the jar.
D. Unwanted water into the jar
13. Climate can be defined as the average
atmospheric condition of a;
A. small area studied over a fixed period
B. large area studied over a short period
C. arge area studied over a long period
D. moderate area studied over a specific period
14. Study the table below and calculate the Mean
temperature for the Year
. If the map of Yaounde 1:50:000 is enlarged twice
the original scale, what Will be the new scale?
A. 1:15.000
B. ?:25.000
C. 1:50.000
D. 1:100.000
>tudy the diagram below and answer questions 2and3
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KEY
GO Settlement
l. State the direction of Baku from Salim.
A. North North West
B. North
C. North West
D. North East
3. The landform crossed by Road A5 is a:
B. Cliff
C. Valley
D. Plateau
4. On an ordnance survey map scale of 1:25.000,
What-will be the actual ground distance between-two
points that measures 16cm apart?
A. 2 km
B. 4 km
C. 8 km
D. 16 km
M I F M A M J J A S 0 N D
TOC 28 26 27 24 17 18 17 16 18 26 27 28
A. 21.6° C
B. 22.6° C
C. 23.6° C
D. 24.6° C .
5. Which set of features will indicate that an area
performs commercial function?
A. Post office. City hall, Army headquarters
B. Park, Garden, Sport Centre
D. Mosque, Church, Cathedral
6. The shape of the Earth can best be described as;
A. Circular
B. Round
15.What is the latitudinal location of hot desert
climate in the world ?
A. 15° N and 15° S
B. 15° N and 30° S
C. 30° N and 45° S
D. 45° Nand 60° S
16. Which of the following pairs are soil
characteristics?
A. Time and topography
B. Parent material and climate
C. Soil profile and soil system
D. Colour and texture
C. Orange
D, Spherical
7. What will be the time in Bafoussam 15° E, if it is
10am in Accra Ghana on Longitude O0 ?
A. 9pm
B. 9am
C. 11pm
D. 11am
17. Which of these reasons best explains why the
Equatorial region supports a luxuriant (dense)
vegetation ?
A. Heavy rainfall and high temperature
B. Heavy rainfall and low temperature
C. Very fertile soil and lew temperature
D. Very fertile soil and high temperature
8. The rotation of the Earth causes:
A. The four seasons
B. Differences in altitude of midday sun
C. Deflection of winds and ocean currents
D
. Differences in the length of day and nig